UC Nutrition Policy Institute: Our Mission

UC Nutrition Policy Institute: Our Mission

NPI, the Nutrition Policy Institute at the University of California, conducts research that  improves the nutrition, health and wellbeing of people and communities across the state and the nation. With high costs plaguing our health care system, the need for disease prevention has never been…

Fundamentals of Human Nutrition and Metabolism – Online short course
NDEP – Healthy Eating with Diabetes

NDEP – Healthy Eating with Diabetes

For people living with diabetes and for those trying to prevent Type 2 Diabetes healthy eating is important for controlling blood sugar, blood pressure, and cholesterol. It’s also really critical for losing and maintaining a healthy weight. When you have diabetes, your family members can…

Healthy Eating at Family Gatherings and Special Events

Healthy Eating at Family Gatherings and Special Events

People living with diabetes and those trying to prevent Type 2 Diabetes can have a difficult time at family gatherings and celebrations. There’s a lot of tempting food around and it’s easy to overeat. When you’re getting ready to go to a family gathering or…

Healthy Teaching Kitchens Help Veterans Achieve a Balanced and Nutritious Diet